Elisabeth Kumm

Elisabeth Kumm

Wednesday, 14 June 2017 16:18

PENNY, R. Ian (fl. 1900s-1910s)

Actor. Né Reginald Ian Penny.

Leading actor in Australia with Oscar Asche’s company during 1910s.

Riley/Hailes Scrapbook, page 251.

Wednesday, 14 June 2017 16:17

PARKER, Robert (fl. 1910s-1920s)

American operatic vocalist (baritone).

Riley/Hailes Scrapbook, page 267.

Wednesday, 14 June 2017 16:13

PALMIERI, Madame

English operatic vocalist (soprano). aka Marie Palmieri. Married Tito Palmieri (tenor).

On stage in England, Australia and USA. In Australia as member of Lyster's Opera Company during 1870s.

Riley/Hailes Scrapbook, page 232.

Wednesday, 14 June 2017 16:12

PAGE, Miss Elliott (fl. 1890s-1900s)

American actress. Née Mary Elliott Eaton Page. Daughter of Colonel J Augustus Page. Married Ernest Hatheway Turnbull, 17 July 1901, London, England.

On stage in Australia from 1890s.

Riley/Hailes Scrapbook, page 173.

Wednesday, 14 June 2017 16:10

PADEREWSKI, Ignacy Jan (1860-1941)

Polish pianist & composer. Born 6 November 1860, Kurylówka, Poland. Died 29 June 1941, New York City, New York, USA.

Toured Australia several times in early 20th century.

Riley/Hailes Scrapbook, pages 196, 243.

Wednesday, 14 June 2017 16:09

OWEN, Margaret Dale (fl. 1910s)

American actress. Married Harry Corson Clarke (actor).

Riley/Hailes Scrapbook, page 187.

Wednesday, 14 June 2017 16:07

O'BRIEN, Stuart (1833-1883)

Irish actor & manager. Né Francis Stuart O'Brien, aka Frank Stuart. Born 1833, County Tipperary, Ireland. Died 25 August 1883, Melbourne, VIC, Australia.

On stage in England, USA and Australia. Popular Irish comedian.

Riley/Hailes Scrapbook, page 175.

Wednesday, 14 June 2017 16:05

NORDICA, Lillian (1857-1914)

American operatic vocalist (soprano). Née Lillian Allen Norton. Born 12 December 1857, Farmington, Maine, USA. Married (1) Frederick A Gower, 1882, (2) Zoltan Dohme (vocalist). Died 10 May 1914, Jakarta, Java.

Sang leading Wagnerian roles in Europe and America.

Riley/Hailes Scrapbook, pages 247, 257.

Wednesday, 14 June 2017 16:03

NICHOLLS, Agnes (1876-1959)

English operatic vocalist (soprano). Born 14 July 1876, Cheltenham, England. Daughter of Albert Chapman Nicholls (draper) and Fanny Elizabeth Vent. Married Herbert Hamilton Harty, 15 July 1904. Died 21 September 1959, London, England.

Visited Australia with Thomas Quinlan's opera company in 1912.

Riley/Hailes Scrapbook, page 253.

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